Ian Raikes

Committee appointments

Additional Information

Current Employment:

Ian has been the Headteacher of Greenbank High School, a high performing secondary school in Southport, for 8 years.  He is also the Executive Headteacher of Southport Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust that includes Stanley High School and Kew Woods Primary School.  Ian sits on the national Headteacher Advisory Group of the Careers and Enterprise Company which strategically supports the Department for Education Careers Strategy. Greenbank High School is the lead school in the Liverpool City Region Careers Hub.  Ian is a lead deliverer of NPQSL (National Professional Qualification for Senior Leaders) and NPQH (National Professional Qualification for Headteachers).


Specialisms and Interests:

·       Educational Leadership

·       Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance


Positions currently held:

·       Executive Headteacher and Trustee of Southport Learning Trust

·       Vice Chair and Director of Elevate Ltd (formerly Sefton Education Business Partnership)

·       Board member of Sefton LSCB (Local Safeguarding Children Board)

·       Governor of Sefton SKY Music Hub partnership